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The Resource Death and the regeneration of life, edited by Maurice Bloch and Jonathan Parry

Death and the regeneration of life, edited by Maurice Bloch and Jonathan Parry

Label
Death and the regeneration of life
Title
Death and the regeneration of life
Statement of responsibility
edited by Maurice Bloch and Jonathan Parry
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Action
Committed to retain
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Bloch, Maurice
  • Parry, Jonathan P
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  • Funeral rites and ceremonies
  • Death
  • Religion
  • Fertility cults
Label
Death and the regeneration of life, edited by Maurice Bloch and Jonathan Parry
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Contents
Introduction / Maurice Bloch and Jonathan Parry -- The dead and the devils among the Bolivian Laymi / Olivia Harris -- Sacrificial death and the necrophagous ascetic / Jonathan Parry -- Witchcraft, greed, cannibalism and death / Andrew Strathern -- Lugbara death / John Middleton -- Of flesh and bones / James L. Watson -- Social dimensions of death in four African hunting and gathering societies / James Woodburn -- Death, women, and power / Maurice Bloch
Control code
8476378
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 236 p.
Isbn
9780521270373
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
82009467
Label
Death and the regeneration of life, edited by Maurice Bloch and Jonathan Parry
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Contents
Introduction / Maurice Bloch and Jonathan Parry -- The dead and the devils among the Bolivian Laymi / Olivia Harris -- Sacrificial death and the necrophagous ascetic / Jonathan Parry -- Witchcraft, greed, cannibalism and death / Andrew Strathern -- Lugbara death / John Middleton -- Of flesh and bones / James L. Watson -- Social dimensions of death in four African hunting and gathering societies / James Woodburn -- Death, women, and power / Maurice Bloch
Control code
8476378
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 236 p.
Isbn
9780521270373
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
82009467

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